Auxonne

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownAuxonne
Insee code21038
Postcode21130
Latitude47.1935430
Longitude5.3889250
AltitudeFrom 181 to 211 meters
Surface40.65 km²
Population7856 inhabitants
Density193 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsLabergement-lès-Auxonne at 4.3 km (6 min)
Chief townDijon (at 34 km, 30 min)Tillenay at 4.4 km (9 min)
DepartmentCôte-d'OrVillers-les-Pots at 5.3 km (8 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

  • Specialty of the town: the Oignonade Auxonnaise:
  • Recipe for 8: 8 onions, 1 bottle white grape of Burgundy, 2 dl of olive oil, balsamic vinegar 30 cl, 1 liter of chicken stock, 2 tablespoons of tomato paste, ½ liter cream, 250 g of butter, salt, ground pepper, coriander. 16 slices bread, 8 slices of ham cut in two, 16 poached eggs, 16 potatoes, steamed.
  • Cooking onions: Peel the onions and sauté in olive oil. Degrease and deglaze with the vinegar, reduce, then add white grape, reduce, add the tomato paste and chicken stock, salt, pepper, coriander and onions to cook slowly, covered, for 1:30 / 2am (we check cooking the onion in spicy).
  • Sauce: After cooking the onions, remove them by taking a little cooking liquid. Reduce the cooking liquid remaining three quarts, add the cream, simmer for twenty minutes and then whisk the butter, adjust seasoning.
  • Reheat the onions in the pan juices.
  • Brown the bread slices in a little oil and butter, and place a half slice of ham and poached egg.
  • On a plate, place an onion, two slices of bread topped then top with sauce.
  • Place two potatoes per person and sprinkle with chopped parsley.

SIGHTSEEING

  • Château Louis XI.
  • Fortifications (walls) of Vauban.
  • Musée Bonaparte.
  • Church of Our Lady (Virgin of the Grapes - Middle Ages, Claus Sluter - A masterpiece of Burgundian art).
  • Old houses in the city center.
  • Forest Crochères.
  • Escale river.
  • Pool, Leisure and Outdoor, by the river (trips, water activities and sports).
  • Sailing, canoeing, water skiing, all sports.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Auxonne
Leisure centresMuseum Bonaparte
Natural sitesForest of the Crochères

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Weekly market on Friday morning.
  • Carnival in early March.
  • Feast Day the second Sunday of September.
  • Triathlon on Sunday 2nd September.
  • Annual Fair on the last Monday of October.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Energy treatments, harmonisations, massagesWellbeing40 €Auxonne
Visit an alpaca and llama farmNature and the outdoorsFrom 4 € to 6 €Chambeire (14 km)
Acro-Mania adventure trailSports sensations17 €Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur (22 km)
Visit the gingerbread factory in DijonLocal flavours3.50 €Dijon (30 km)

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PHOTOS

Auxonne view of the tower of Notre DameAuxonne view of the tower of Notre Dame
 
Auxonne, Château Louis XIAuxonne, Château Louis XI
The Church of AuxonneThe Church of Auxonne
 
Old houses rue CarnotOld houses rue Carnot
barge at the port of Auxonnebarge at the port of Auxonne
 
Dam AuxonneDam Auxonne
Carnival AuxonneCarnival Auxonne
 
Auxonne , Friday MarketAuxonne , Friday Market
The new port Auxonne (opening in April 2010)The new port Auxonne (opening in April 2010)
 
The dam repair needles (photo taken with a remote-controlled aircraft)The dam repair needles (photo taken with a remote-controlled aircraft)
The Onion AuxonneThe Onion Auxonne
  

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WEATHER

Friday 31 October
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Min. 6°C - Max. 13°C
Saturday 1 November
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Min. 5°C - Max. 14°C
Sunday 2 November
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Min. 7°C - Max. 15°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Dole
Dole
JURA - At the edge of the Doubs and the Rhone-Rhine canal, Dole is a small town with character, steeped in history and the strength of its geographical position, between Dijon and Besancon....
Located 12.4 km from Auxonne20 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Gustalin  
9.1
Dole
DOWNTOWN - Conveniently located at the corner of the market covered, Le Gustalin offers fresh produce and homemade pastries. All made with local raw materials. KITCHEN SEASON - Stephan,...
Located 13.8 km from Auxonne28 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsAllée des peupliers    
9.7
Chevigny
In a beautiful park, 3 bedrooms where there is genuine peace and tranquility of life. A stop at the gates of Jura and the Gold Coast, to discover the treasures of these two regions...
Located 7 km from AuxonneFrom 55 € to 65 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa maison du parc    
9.3
Les Maillys
4 guest rooms furnished in an old renovated camp. Classified 3 épis Gites de France, you will stay in a quiet and themed 4 continents. Wake up to a hearty breakfast will be served in...
Located 7.4 km from Auxonne60 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLa Petite Maison    
9.5
Saint-Seine-en-Bâche
In a quiet village in the Val de Saône, 10 km from Dole and Auxonne, the 'Little House' welcomes you. Two guest rooms are at your disposal, all equipped with 2 bathroom with large shower...
Located 8.3 km from Auxonne68 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 2 personsGite de Vacances menotey   NEW
Menotey
In a barn, completely renovated you will find an area of ​​60 m² room with library, large living room and kitchen well equipped, TV, Internet - Terrace !
Located 8.8 km from Auxonne350 € per week 
House for 8 personsMa maison  
9.4
Magny-lès-Aubigny
House in a quiet village 11 km from the beautiful forest and the famous Cistercian Abbey of Citeaux, 15 km from the vineyard : Nuits St Georges, Clos Vougeot, Gevrey -Chambertin. Detached...
Located 18.9 km from AuxonneFrom 650 € to 750 € per week 
House for 5 personsLes gïtes du Chat Perché  
9.8
Longwy-sur-le-Doubs
In an old farmhouse partially occupied owners were created two houses' at Delphine 'and' in Marinette. The rural atmosphere seeks to recreate the atmosphere of the 'Tales of the Cat...
Located 26 km from AuxonneFrom 255 € to 350 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
90 places over 4 haFlower Camping les 3 Ours  
Montbarrey
Family campsite surrounded by greenery, riverside 'The hires' pleasure of fishing and swimming and canoeing, small private beach access. Not far from the forest of Chaux, he is good...
Located 27 km from AuxonneFrom 12.50 € to 20.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Le Corbeau - Hotel in AuxonneLe Corbeau     
8.2
Auxonne
Located in the historical centre of Auxonne, this hotel is situated opposite Notre Dame Cathedral. It features guest rooms with a TV, free Wi-Fi access and a telephone. Each guest room...
Located in AuxonneRoom from 60 €
Hôtel Restaurant de la Gare d'Auxonne - Hotel in AuxonneHôtel Restaurant de la Gare d'Auxonne     
7.9
Tillenay
Located right in front of Auxonne Train Station, this hotel offers a French restaurant, a terrace and soundproofed rooms with a flat-screen TV and a telephone. Free Wi-Fi access is...
Located 820 m from AuxonneRoom from 46 €
Château de Trouhans - Hôtel - Hotel in AuxonneChâteau de Trouhans - Hôtel     
8.1
Trouhans
Located in the countryside of Trouhans, Château de Trouhans offers hotel accommodations in a 19th century chateau surrounded by an 18-hectare park. You can enjoy the outdoor swimming...
Located 9.2 km from AuxonneRoom from 98 €

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Kyriad Dijon Est Mirande
This functional hotel and restaurant is located in East Dijon, a 15-minute drive from the train station, the exhibition centre and city centre. It offers...
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